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other / (sth or sb) else / the rest
  *其* | 其* | *其
his / her / its / their / that / such / it (refers to sth preceding it)
other / the others / else / other than it / in addition to the thing mentioned above
among / in / included among these
and / as well as
actually / in fact / really
especially / most of all / above all / in particular
especially / particularly
next / secondly
rather than... / 與其|与其 A 不如 B (rather than A, better to B)
the rest / the others / remaining / remainder / apart from them
in between / within that interval / in the meantime
next / later / after that
its place / one's appointed place / the place for that
secondly / the other (usu. of two) / the second
not just in name only, but also in reality (idiom)
khaki (loanword)
(idiom) baffling / inexplicable
Turkish (language)
to let nature take its course (idiom)
to take pleasure in sth (idiom)
to follow closely behind sb or sth (idiom)
just as expected / told you so
included / within that
to do sth when least expected (idiom); to catch sb off guard
a tiny bit / very little / next to nothing (idiom)
(of relations) joyous and harmonious
to arise abruptly / to arrive suddenly / happening suddenly
thirdly / the third
lit. their number cannot be counted (idiom); fig. countless / innumerable
To do a good job, an artisan needs the best tools (idiom). Good tools are prerequisite to the successful execution of a job
as if nothing had happened (idiom); calmly / nonchalantly
to produce the opposite of the desired result
to adapt to sb's taste / to fit sb's fancy
to bear the brunt
not to mind taking all the trouble (idiom) / to take great pains / to be very patient
at most / at best
to tackle a difficult job (idiom) / to do sth reluctantly
To do a good job, an artisan needs the best tools (idiom). Good tools are prerequisite to the successful execution of a job
(idiom) appropriate / apt / just right
to take the best / to absorb the essence
one's own (respective) / proprietary
to find amusement in one's own way / to enjoy oneself quietly
cappuccino (loanword)
rampant / very popular
to use sth to the full / to make the best use of everything
to satisfy rival demands (idiom) / to get the best of both worlds / to have it both ways / to have one's cake and eat it too
boundless joy
hear what he says and observe what he does (idiom, from Analects); judge a person not by his words, but by his actions
(idiom) nothing special to look at / unprepossessing
employ one's talent to the fullest / everyone gives of their best
besides / in addition / apart from that
to settle for second best / the next best thing
lit. to eat off one's own strength (idiom) / fig. to stand on one's own feet / to earn one's own living
to talk big / to sound off / bombastic / grandiloquent
to make a story or theory consistent / to give a plausible explanation / to plug the holes in one's story
to remove the dross / to discard the dregs
each in the correct place / each is provided for
many superficial changes but no departure from the original stand (idiom); plus ça change, plus ça reste la mème chose
a Turk / Turkish person
to call by the glorified name of (idiom)
committing all manner of crimes / completely unscrupulous
to eat one's own fruit (idiom); fig. suffering the consequences of one's own action / to reap what one has sown
to look favorably on sth / would be glad see it happen
to exaggerate / to overstate the facts
cannot escape censure (idiom) / has to bear the blame
serious about the matter
to reap where one has not sown (idiom)
to do the very opposite / to act in a diametrically opposite way
don't meddle in affairs that are not part of your position (Confucius)
variant of 莫名其妙
(confirm to be) true / authentic
to exaggerate
to be pestered beyond endurance
take the cream, discard the dross (political and educational slogan) / keep what is good, discard the rest / You need to be selective when studying. / In modernizing the country, don't accept uncritically all foreign ideas.
to use an opponent's own methods to obtain retribution (idiom, from Song dynasty neo-Confucianist Zhu Xi 朱熹); to get revenge by playing sb back at his own game / to give sb a taste of his own medicine
lit. treasuring a jade ring becomes a crime (idiom); to get into trouble on account of a cherished item / fig. A person's talent will arouse the envy of others.
I'd like to hear the details
matchless / without equal / there is nothing better
one of the given (options etc) / the first / firstly
to accomplish the whole task at one stroke (idiom)
looks impressive but is worthless (idiom) / not as good as it looks / a reputation with no substance
each one does what he thinks is right (idiom) / each goes his own way
to raise and lower one's hand (idiom); to signal as conspiratorial hint / fig. conspiring to defraud
to speak evasively (idiom); beating about the bush
gilded exterior, shabby and ruined on the inside (idiom)
Republic of Macedonia (former Yugoslav republic)
to act as one thinks fit / to have one's own way
to travel to a place personally (idiom)
to let things take their course (idiom) / to leave it to nature / laissez-faire
to keep going resolutely despite knowing the task is impossible (idiom)
to know that it is so but not why it is so (idiom)
to catch an enemy off guard with a surprise attack (idiom, from Sunzi's "The Art of War" 孫子兵法|孙子兵法)
the writing style mirrors the writer (idiom)
to know the first, but not know the second (idiom); only partial information

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